Thursday, 25 June 2009 - 5:38pm
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D- Nev.) would not commit to allowing members of Congress and Americans citizens a week to go over the health-care reform bill before the Senate votes on it.
Wednesday, 24 June 2009 - 7:58pm
For electric cars to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, power plants would have to switch from fossil fuels like coal to nuclear and renewable energy, a Government Accountability Office report finds.
Tuesday, 23 June 2009 - 8:18pm
House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer said President Obama and Democratic leaders in Congress are united in pushing for a 'pathway to citizenship' for illegal aliens-and that Hoyer wants action as early as this fall.
Tuesday, 23 June 2009 - 3:37pm
Attorney David Boies and former Solicitor General Theodore Olson have filed a lawsuit in California to overturn voter-approved Proposition 8, and declare that same-sex marriage is a right under the 14th Amendment to the Constitution.
Monday, 15 June 2009 - 7:46pm
A congresssional watchdog reports that the Indian Health Service -- a government-run health care ogranization -- has lost, musplaced or cannot account for nearly $20 million in property in the last few years.
Friday, 12 June 2009 - 4:36pm
The Board of Supervisors for the City of San Francisco passed (9-2) a mandatory recycling and compositing ordinance last week, which will make it compulsory for residents to recycle, compost, or be fined.
Thursday, 11 June 2009 - 5:08pm
Tuesday, 9 June 2009 - 11:32pm
Pro-life groups will join with pro-life members of Congress Wednesday to urge Congress to preserve a pro-life law that prevents taxpayer money from going to finance abortions for girls as young as 12.
Tuesday, 2 June 2009 - 6:00pm
Last October, then-Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson ordered nine banks that the Treasury Department described as "healthy" financial institutions to surrender ownership interests to the government or else face regulatory action that would force them to surrender ownership interests to the government.
Saturday, 30 May 2009 - 2:35pm
Douglas Kmiec, a prominent Catholic and law professor, said bishops and priests have no right to withhold the Eucharist from Catholic politicians who support abortion.